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Google Chrome Keyboard Shortcuts

A visual cheat-sheet for the 65 keyboard shortcuts found in Google Chrome

#Keyboard Shortcuts

#Tab and window

Shortcut Action
Ctrl N Open a new window
Ctrl Shift N Open a new window in Incognito mode
Ctrl T Open a new tab, and jump to it
Ctrl Shift T Reopen the last closed tab, and jump to it
Ctrl Tab Jump to the next open tab
Ctrl Shift Tab Jump to the previous open tab
Ctrl 1-8 Jump to a specific tab
Ctrl 9 Jump to the last tab
Alt Home Open your home page in the current tab
Alt Left Open the previous page from your history in the current tab
Alt Right Open the next page from your history in the current tab
Ctrl W Close the current tab
Ctrl Shift W Close the current window
Alt Space N Minimize the current window
Alt Space X Maximize the current window
Alt F4 Close the current window
Ctrl Shift Q Quite Google Chrome

#Google Chrome features

Shortcut Action
Alt F Open the Chrome menu
Ctrl Shift B Show or hide the Bookmarks bar
Ctrl Shift O Open the Bookmarks manager
Ctrl H Open the History page in a new tab
Ctrl J Open the Downloads page in a new tab
Shift Esc Open the Chrome Task Manager
Shift Alt T Set focus on the first item in the Chrome toolbar
F10 Set focus on the last item in the Chrome toolbar
F6 Switch focus to unfocused dialog (if showing)
Ctrl F Open the Find Bar to search the current page
Ctrl G Jump to the next match to your Find Bar search
Ctrl Shift G Jump to the previous match to your Find Bar search
F12 Open Developer Tools
Ctrl Shift Delete Open the Clear Browsing Data options
F1 Open the Chrome Help Center in a new tab
Ctrl Shift M Log in a different user or browse as a Guest
Alt Shift I Open a feedback form

#Address bar

Shortcut Action
(type) Enter Search with your default search engine
(type) Tab Search using a different search engine
Ctrl Enter Add www. and .com to a site name, and open in the current tab
Alt Enter Open a new tab and perform a Google search
Ctrl L Jump to the address bar
Ctrl K Search from anywhere on the page
Shift Delete Remove predictions from your address bar

#Webpage shortcuts

Shortcut Action
Ctrl P Open options to print the current page
Ctrl S Open options to save the current page
Ctrl R Reload the current page
Ctrl Shift R Reload the current page, ignoring cached content
Esc Stop the page loading
Tab Browse clickable items moving forward
Shift Tab Browse clickable items moving backward
Ctrl O Open a file from your computer in Chrome
Ctrl U Display non-editable HTML source code for the current page
Ctrl D Save your current webpage as a bookmark
Ctrl Shift D Save all open tabs as bookmarks in a new folder
F11 Turn full-screen mode on or off
Ctrl + Make everything on the page bigger
Ctrl - Make everything on the page smaller
Ctrl 0 Return everything on the page to default size
Space Scroll down a webpage, a screen at a time
Shift Space Scroll up a webpage, a screen at a time
Home Go to the top of the page
End Go to the bottom of the page
Shift (scroll mouse) Scroll horizontally on the page
Ctrl Left Move your cursor to the front of the previous word in a text field
Ctrl Right Move your cursor to the back of the next word in a text field
Ctrl Backspace Delete the previous word in a text field
Alt Home Open the Home page in the current tab

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